The Vermont State Police disseminate press releases for significant criminal or public safety incidents and arrests, but it is not intended to document every public contact or response to a call-for-service. If you have a question regarding an incident or case, please contact your local state police barracks or the public information officer. Please note press releases are available on this blog for 6 months following their public release. Please contact the public information officer if you need access to one that is older.

Search This Blog


April 28, 2016

Press Release/Vermont State Police/Suspicious Incident/Incident#16C201119







CASE#: 16C201119

TROOPER: Adria Pickin                                  

STATION: New Haven                    

CONTACT#: 802-388-4919


DATE/TIME: April 28, 2016/Approximately 0745-0800 hours

LOCATION: Carlstrom Road/Town of Bristol

VIOLATION: Suspicious


SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: On April 28, 2016 at approximately 0830 hours, State Police were notified of a suspicious incident that occurred on Carlstrom Road in the

Town of Bristol. School officials reported to the State Police that a 13 year old female student had reported that a man had approached her at her bus stop and asked her if she wanted a ride to school.


State Police later interviewed the student, who advised she had been standing at her bus stop when she saw a dark blue sedan, possibly a Honda, travelling down Carlstrom Road at a slow rate of speed. The vehicle was being operated by an older white male with white hair, a white beard, and a square chin. Additionally the male was wearing what appeared to be a red & green baseball cap. The student stated that the male asked her if she wanted a ride to school to which she declined. The student advised that her school bus subsequently came around the corner and the male rolled up his window and continued down the road and appeared to turn onto Lower Notch Road. The student stated that she did not recognize the male or the vehicle in question.


Vermont State Police are seeking information from anyone who has information on the owner/operator of this vehicle.  Call 388-4919 with any information.



Trooper Adria C. Pickin

Vermont State Police

“C” Troop New Haven Barracks

802-388-4919 P  802-453-7918 F